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IBM reported fiscal fourth quarter earnings and there's one thing that stands out: Big Blue is showing big gains in software. Like EMC, and other hardware firms, IBM has bulked up on the software acquisitions with the latest purchases including FileNet and Internet Security Systems.
Another day, another Comcast broadband outage. It has been that way for nearly three weeks.
Samba developer Jeremy Allison, who recently quit Novell over its Linux deal with Microsoft, predicts that the Vista launch Jan. 29 will be a train wreck.
One of the big alleged disappointments of Apple's otherwise stellar fiscal first quarter results was the company's Mac shipments. The issue: Apple shipped 1.
Tivo's DRM spoils the fun of playing with home media networks and locks users into a walled media garden.
Notable headlines:The big marketing lie on flash drive performance.Vista starts to ramp up:Would you (legally) download Vista?
Part microsite topic portal and part community site, Boxxet just officially launched with more than 450 topics. The service aggregates news, blogs, photos, bookmarks and products associated with topics, such as sport teams, TV shows, personalities, hobbies and autos.
Expectations for Apple earnings going into its fiscal first quarter results were high, but the company easily cleared the bar. The rub: Apple was conservative with its second quarter outlook.
So let me get this straight: Jeffrey Brett Goodin sends out a bunch of e-mail scams, is successful with them and now faces 101 years. Phishing is a scourge but isn't this a bit excessive?